Hana Hakim, MD
Hana Hakim, MD

Hana Hakim, MD

Associate Member, St. Jude Faculty



BS – American University of Beirut
MD – American University of Beirut, School of Medicine, Beirut, Lebanon
MS – University of Tennessee, College of Graduate Health Sciences, Memphis, TN

Research Interests

  • Fever and neutropenia in pediatric oncology

Selected Publications

Lehrnbecher T, Phillips R, Alexander S, Alvaro F, Carlesse F, Fisher B, Hakim H, Santolaya M, Castagnola E, Davis BL, Dupuis LL, Gibson F, Groll AH, Gaur A, Gupta A, Kebudi R, Petrilli S, Steinbach WJ, Villarroel M, Zaoutis T, Sung L. Guidelines for the Management of Fever and Neutropenia in Children with Cancer and/or Undergoing Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation. J Clin Oncol Dec 10;30(35):4427-38, 2012.

Carr SB, Adderson EE, Hakim H, Xiaoping X, Xiaowei Y, Caniza M. Clinical and Demographic Characteristics of Seasonal Influenza in Children and Adolescents with Cancer. Pediatr Infect Dis JNov;31(11):e202-7, 2012.

Hana Hakim, Kim J. Allison, Lee-Ann Van De Velde, Yimei Li, Patricia Flynn, and Jonathan A. McCullers. Immunogenicity and Safety of Inactivated Monovalent 2009 H1N1 Influenza A Vaccine in Immunocompromised Children and Young Adults. Vaccine Jan 20;30(5):879-85, 2012. Epub 2011 Dec 9, 2011.

Hakim H, Gaur AH, McCullers JA. Motivating Factors for High Rates of Influenza Vaccination among Healthcare Workers. Vaccine 29(35):5963-9, 2011.

Hakim H, Flynn P, Srivastava DK, Knapp K, Li C, Okuma J, Gaur A. Risk Prediction in Pediatric Cancer Patients with Febrile Neutropenia. Pediatr Infect Dis JJan;29(1):53-9, 2010.

Hakim H, Flynn P, Knapp K, Srivastava DK, Gaur A. Etiology and Clinical Course of Febrile Neutropenia in Children with Cancer. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol Sep;31(9):623-9, 2009.

Hakim H, Gibson C, Pan J, Srivastava K, Gu Z, Bankowski MJ, Hayden RT. Comparison of Various Blood Compartments and Reporting Units for the Detection and Quantification of Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) in Peripheral Blood. J Clin Microbiol July;45(7):2151-2155, 2007.

Hakim H, Mylotte JM, Faden H. Morbidity and Mortality of Staphylococcal Bacteremia in Children.Am J Infect Control Mar;35(2):102-5, 2007.

Last update: February 2013